Jules Verne

inventor of science fiction
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Verne, Jules, 1828-1905., Authors, French -- 19th century -- Biography., Science fiction, French -- History and criti
Statementby Peter Costello.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPQ2469.Z5 C66
The Physical Object
Pagination3-239 p., [8] p. of plates :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4286684M
ISBN 10034021483X
LC Control Number78313488

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Jules Verne () was a French author of adventure and science fiction novels, in addition to being a poet and a playwright. He is best known for his Voyages Extraordinaires series, which makes up the vast majority of his work. Jules Verne was a French author of novels.

He was born in and died in Verne is the most famous French author to ever live thanks to the mainstream appeal, popularity, and ultimately the legacy and quality of his works. 55 rows · Jules Verne (–) was a French novelist, poet, and playwright.

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Among his most famous novels are Journey to the Centre of the Earth, From the Earth to the Moon, Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea, and Around the World in Eighty Days. Jan 09,  · Jules Verne ( - ) was the first author to popularize the literary genre of science fiction. Laying a careful scientific foundation for his fantastic adventure stories, he forecast with remarkable accuracy many scientific achievements of the 20th century.4/5.

Jules Verne (Jules Verne, Jules Gabriel Verne, Jules Gabriël Verne, Júlio Verne) Books by Jules Verne. Les naufragés du Jonathan. The Purchase of the North Pole. Robinson-koulu. Index of the Project Gutenberg Works of Jules Verne.

Topsy-Turvy. The Fur Country. Le pilote du Danube. Der Findling. Jules Verne wrote so many books and there were thousands of translations on top of his French language editions.

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50 of the best book quotes from Jules Verne #1. A true Englishman doesn’t joke when he is talking about so serious a thing as a wager.

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Verne was noted for writing about cosmic, atmospheric, and underwater travel long before air travel and submarines were commonplace and before practical means of space travel had even been devised. Published in this is the First Edition in the First state deluxe binding of this Jules Verne Novel, bound in the original pictorial cloth titled in gilt to the upper board and spine, with the cover illustrations picked out in red and white, page edges gilded all-round, rear publishers catalogue dated Octoberindicating the book was Followers: The following is a personality profile of Jules Verne based on his work.

Jules Verne is shrewd, inner-directed and tranquil. He is imaginative, he has a wild imagination. He is laid-back as well: he appreciates a relaxed pace in life. But, Jules Verne is also proud: he holds himself in.

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Jules Verne calculated in his book that in order to beat gravity and reach space, a vehicle would need to travel about eleven kilometers per second. He wasn’t far off from the actual speed achieved by Apollo. The speed reached by Apollo XI was 40, kilometers per hour, a little faster than that what Verne had predicted, 38, kilometers.

more than elsewhere, Verne seems to let himself go, while at the same time drawing inspiration from many different sources. But before examin-ing these, it is useful to look at Verne’s life and the r-Extraordinary Jou neys as a whole.

Jules-Gabriel Verne was born inon an island in central Nantes in western France. Featured in Ron Miller s _The Conquest of Space Book Series.Ó This special edition of Jules Verne's classic novel corrects more than errors in the original English translation and replaces the 23% of text that had been expurgated by the original translator for political, ideological and other reasons.

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Jules Verne (February 8, – March 24, ) was a French autorepairssimivalley.com was one of the first authors to write science autorepairssimivalley.com of his books include Journey To The Centre Of The Earth (), From the Earth to the Moon (), Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea (), and Around the World in Eighty Days.

Jules Verne. 2 TABLE OF CONTENTS CHAPTER 1 MY UNCLE MAKES A GREAT DISCOVERY CHAPTER 2 THE MYSTERIOUS PARCHMENT book, but then what did they mean.

This was exactly what I wanted to know. Now as I had a strong conviction that the Runic alphabet and dialect. Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg.At dinner, Paris lights up, the Eiffel Tower sparkles and the place becomes just magical.

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